Six Races. One Challenge.
Well done to all the runners who competed in the 2012-13 Austin Fit Magazine Distance Challenge!!!
The last pick up date for the Certificate of Completion, JACKETS, awards for Overall, Masters and Age Groups and the Highflyer awards to those who qualify has passed. I will email those who have not picked up their stuff as to how we can meet up. If you have questions, email Vance at email@example.com
Distance Challenge Registration
The 2012-13 Austin Fit Magazine Distance Challenge Registration is now CLOSED for the 2012-13 series. The 2013-14 series registration will open by Early August, 2013.
Core Power is a sponsor at all the VIP tent events. We are pleased that they are joining in the support of the Challenge runners. For more information check out their website (click on the logo)
The Austin Fit Magazine Distance Challenge is a series of six races starting in October 2012 with increasing distances leading up to the February 2013 LIVESTRONG Austin Marathon & Half Marathon. Participants sign up for the series (separate from signing up for each race) to compete against personal goals and for awards for Overall, Masters and Age Groups (M & F). Participants in the series receive special running gear, get special treatment at each race, enjoy a series-end celebration party and have a lot of fun.
There are 6 races in the 2012-2013 Austin Fit Magazine Distance Challenge:
All registered participants will receive:
•· A custom printed long sleeve tech running shirt.
•· One Year FREE membership in ARC (non ARC members only)
•· Use of the Austin Fit Magazine Distance Challenge VIP tent found at the finish
area of each race. There will be beverages, special premiums and other fun stuff.
•· Invitation to the Celebration Party in March.
All participants who complete the series will receive:
•· A custom printed runners jacket
•· A Completion Certificate
•· Additionally, trophies will be presented for Overall, Masters and Age Groups in 5-year increments, both M and F. Trophies will be presented for both the Full and Half Track Series options.
See Awards & Stuff for more detail
Austin Runners Club will be managing the series. ARC is committed to bringing you more fun and excitement and to give you more value for your running investment. If you have any questions just email firstname.lastname@example.org with suggestions, questions or comments.
We are p[roud that Austin Fit Magazine will again be the title sponsor of the series. This is a great partnership and will expand the coverage of the series, get more runners involved and share highlights.
Check out the latest article about the series. http://www.austinfitmagazine.com/?p=5714
Again this year all net proceeds of the series will be donated to The Trail Foundation. This worthwhile organization continually makes the trail around Lady Bird safer, more attractive and more functional. You should feel good that a portion of your registration goes to a group that benefits most runners.